Volume 17, 2006
Proceedings of the Seventeenth Annual Meeting
Athanasios Chymis, Daniel Greening, Harvey James
An Empirical Investigation of the Relationship Between Market Pressure and Firms’ Stakeholder Responsiveness
This study in progress addresses the question of how market competition affects corporate social performance. An empirical analysis is described designed to shed light on recent theoretical developments on the relation between market structure and stakeholder responsiveness and to inform on the old debate between Friedman and Corporate Social Responsibility.